US stocks rose Wednesday after better-than-expected earnings from Yahoo bolstered gains in the technology sector. ..
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the U.S. job market still needs help from the Fed and that the central bank must remain intent on adjust ..
Five former Bernard Madoff aides have asked a federal judge to throw out their convictions, three weeks after a jury found them guilty of fraud and conspiracy for helping Mado ..
The bank had previously said that a settlement would cut into its earnings by $3.7 billion before taxes. The extra litigation expenses came from setting aside money to cover f ..
China’s economy grew by 7.4% in the first quarter of 2014, the slowest rate since September 2012. Economists were forecasting slightly slower growth at 7.3%. The Chinese gover ..
Americans for Tax Fairness claim Walmart and the Walton family received $7.8 billion in government subsidies and tax breaks in 2013. But some who support the report's ove ..
Growth in the United States, the world's largest economy, looks set to outpace its peers, with Japan and the euro zone still lagging and emerging markets - particularly L ..
With less than two hours to go in the trading session on Tuesday it looked like we might be watching the death throes of the five-year old bull market. Just when all seemed lo ..
The Daily Ticker's Aaron Task and Lauren Lyster discuss the state of the housing market as the spring buying season starts. ..
A drop in March euro zone inflation to its lowest level since November 2009 was confirmed on Wednesday, keeping pressure on the European Central Bank to intervene if prices do ..